• DeVos on Higher Ed

    Posted on August 16 2017

    Last week, U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos sat down for an interview with The Associated Press to discuss a range of topics, including for-profit institutions, campus sexual assault on college campuses, and race-conscious admissions...

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  • A federal judge on Monday granted the U.S. Education Department a 90-day hold on a legal challenge to Obama-era guidance on Title IX while the agency reviews the policy. The lawsuit, filed by a former University of Virginia student and ...

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  • Battle Lines Drawn Over DACA

    Posted on August 16 2017

    The deadline for Texas and nine other states to file suit against Trump administration over the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is fast approaching. Neither the White House nor the U.S. Justice Department have taken...

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  • Late last week, the U.S. Education Department extended the deadline for public input on regulations governing higher education. The move followed a flood of over 2,000 comments with the same response, pushed by the National Women's ...

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  • The U.S. Education Department has not made any progress this year toward generating data to comply with the Obama-era gainful employment rule, according to a letter last week from Education Secretary Betsy DeVos. The controversial regul...

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  • The federal Perkins loan program is set to expire on September 30, 2017, unless lawmakers act, Politico Morning Education reported. Congress allowed the program, which provides low interest loans to over 315,000 students based on financi...

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  • The U.S. Education Department on Monday issued new guidance on changes to the IRS Data Retrieval Tool Process for the 2018-19 Free Application for Federal Student Aid cycle. The technical guidance provides an overview of the government&r...

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  • Form Letter

    Posted on August 3 2017

    Docket ID: ED-2017-OS-0074 On behalf of the [insert name of institution/State or regional AACRAO member], I write to respectfully submit the following comments in response to the U.S. Education Department’s request for input on re...

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  • Docket ID: ED-2017-OS-0074 On behalf of the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO), I write to respectfully submit the following comments in response to the U.S. Education Department’s reque...

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  • In June, the U.S. Education Department sent out a request for comments on regulations that may be appropriate for repeal, replacement, or modification in accordance with Executive Order 13777, "Enforcing the...

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